Deloitte Continuous Improvement – Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt in Los Angeles, California

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard. Innovation is the future of audit. Are you ready to be a prominent influence of tomorrow? At Deloitte we provide operational management and oversight activities to help drive implementation of our audit strategies. You will report to and work alongside an experienced leader to manage daily operational activities including but not limited to financial oversight, progress reporting, information management, and meeting development & execution. Work you ll doAs a Continuous Improvement - Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, you will be responsible for leading continuous improvement efforts, acting as an internal consultant in shaping continuous improvement strategy while also helping senior leadership solve complex business problems. The Master Black Belt will be critical in helping to recognize and drive opportunities for improvement across all aspects of the business. The Master Black Belt will own and utilize Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement methodologies, tools, techniques, and principles - assuring their freshness, applicability, and consistency with industry standards and ensuring proper deployment across various projects in the portfolio. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Manages and executes a portfolio of projects, demonstrating advanced expertise of Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement methodologies and delivers measurable and sustainable business results. Assists in project qualification, selection and building of the project pipeline in coordination with shaping the strategy.Owns individual project engagements from problem identification to project execution (or as determined in scoping discussions). Drives progress, identifies obstacles and provides solutions, while maintaining appropriate levels of communication with internal business partners and stakeholders. Analyzes the most complex opportunities and problems from a broad divisional and cross-divisional perspective.Serves as an impartial consultant to senior leadership regarding transformation and complex business process matters.Leverages technical expertise and knowledge of the business to influence leadership. Seen as a seasoned Lean Six Sigma professional and trusted advisor to all business partners.Stays abreast of industry best practices and methodologies that could be deployed at Vanguard. Brings new ideas to the table that will contribute to the success of our business partners. Attends, and presents at, professional industry conferences.Proactively pursues growth opportunities as it relates to maintaining technical expertise, business acumen and competency development.Develops and supports the DMAIC training program for candidates within the enterprise (including the project qualification process, facilitating training, and coaching assignees).Coach, mentor and provide general support/leadership to the organization on the use of Lean and Six Sigma continuous improvement tools.Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned. The teamOur audits are fueled by more than just technology what really sets us apart are our insightful professionals, collaborative culture, and commitment to innovation and continuous improvement. Our audit professionals apply a streamlined, intelligent approach to the audit, enabled by innovative tools and technologies. Quality is our top priority, and by focusing on innovation, we continue to raise the bar on quality and deliver greater value to our clients.Learn more about Deloitte Audit. QualificationsUndergraduate degree preferably with a concentration in mathematics, statistics, qualitative and quantitative measurement, or quality assurance; graduate degree is preferred.Minimum of eight years of progressive work experience with at least five years of working with Lean Six Sigma programs from either a corporate or professional services environment.Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt as certified by an industry recognized organization.Ability to apply strong consultative, relationship management and influencing skills at all levels of an organization.Demonstrated success in translating strategic priorities into operational reality; aligning communication, accountabilities, resource capabilities, internal processes, and ongoing measurement systems to ensure that strategic priorities yield measurable and sustainable results.Demonstrated success in identifying and driving organizational and cultural changes needed to adapt strategically to changing market demands, technology, and internal initiatives; catalyzing new approaches to improve results by transforming organizational culture, systems, or products/services.Strong proficiency in Microsoft applications, particularly Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint. Minitab, Crystal Ball, and iGrafx preferred.Ability to work independently at a high level of performance.Demonstrated presentation and training delivery skills.Excellent verbal and communication skills. How you ll growAt Deloitte, we believe in professional development and helping our people grow. We offer learning opportunities to help you sharpen your skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. We support the development of leadership and technical skills through leading-edge learning development solutions such as our Welcome to Deloitte on-boarding program, career milestone learning programs, and Audit technical training. Deloitte University, our 107-acre, $300M center, demonstrates our commitment to development by delivering an interactive, immersive learning environment that offers a physical campus in a virtual world. Welcoming more than 50,000 learners annually from 81 countries, we're considered one of the leading private companies for growing leadership skills.Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. BenefitsAt Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. Deloitte s cultureOur positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte. Corporate citizenshipDeloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte s impact on the world. Recruiter tipsWe want job seekers exploring opportunities at Deloitte to feel prepared and confident. To help you with your interview, we suggest that you do your research: know some background about the organization and the business area you re applying to. We also suggest that you brush up on your interviewing skills and practice discussing your experience and job history with a family member, friend, or mentor.Check out recruiting tips from Deloitte professionals.

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